Shaw Communications Inc.
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Shaw Communications Inc.

November 21, 2006 08:02 ET

Shaw Digital Phone Now Available to Saskatoon Residents

It's Time Saskatoon Had Some Competition

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 21, 2006) - Shaw Communications (TSX:SJR.B) (NYSE:SJR) announced its popular Shaw Digital Phone service is now available in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. For the first time ever, residents of Saskatoon now have a choice for their local phone service. Shaw Digital Phone service is just like their traditional home phone service - only better!

"For the first time in 98 years, Saskatoon residents have the opportunity to select their local telephone service provider," said Peter Bissonnette, President of Shaw Communications Inc. "We are delighted to offer this choice to Saskatoon residents and expand our growing footprint across Western Canada by extending our Digital Phone service to our first major market in Saskatchewan. With more than 212,000 customers in Alberta, British Columbia and Manitoba, more Canadians are choosing Shaw Digital Phone. We are proud to offer our reliable home phone service to Saskatoon residents so they too can take advantage of the benefits of Shaw Digital Phone."

Shaw Digital Phone offers unlimited local and long distance calling within Canada and the U.S., six popular calling features including Voicemail and Call Display, professional installation, 24/7/365 customer service support, enhanced 911 access, Operator assistance and 411 service. Also included are 1000 anytime international calling minutes per month to 50 countries in the U.K., Europe, Asia Pacific, and South America.

Shaw Digital Phone is a primary home phone service that uses Shaw's secure managed broadband network, not the public Internet, which enables Shaw to offer a consistent level of quality and reliability to its phone customers. Shaw Digital Phone service requires no internet connection. Customers can continue to use the same telephones and phone jacks they currently have. They can also keep their same phone number.

For a limited time Shaw Digital Phone is being offered to Saskatoon residents for an introductory rate of only $29.95 per month and as low as $40 per month after the introductory period. For details visit SHAW.CA. To order please call 310-SHAW.

About Shaw Communications Inc.

Shaw Communications Inc. is a diversified Canadian communications company whose core business is providing broadband cable television, High-Speed Internet, Digital Phone, telecommunications services (through Shaw Business Solutions) and satellite direct-to-home services (through Star Choice) to 3.2 million customers. Shaw is traded on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges and is included in the S&P/TSX 60 Index (Symbol: TSX - SJR.B, NYSE - SJR).


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